Tag Archives: Simona de Silvestro

F1/IndyCar: Simona leaps in – and out

Swiss driver Simona De Silvestro has announced a move from the IndyCar Series to a role as “affilate” driver with the Sauber F1 team.  De Silvestro’s signing makes her one of the few women drivers with a credible opportunity at … Continue reading

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60 for 60: Day Two – Simona De Silvestro’s big adventure

Simona De Silvestro was poised for a break-out year in 2013.  After losing most of her 2012 season due to a painfully underpowered Lotus engine, De Silvestro joined KV Racing for 2013, expecting better results.  She improved from 24th to … Continue reading

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IndyCar: Young guns pose key to future series growth

You see them at every IndyCar race: the diehards, middle-aged men in faded Greg Moore shirts.  The core group of IndyCar fans who have followed the series through the CART years and the split, from the IRL to the IndyCar Series. Those … Continue reading

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IndyCar: Simona De Silvestro – Bring on the power

Simona De Silvestro can only hope that the hard times are in the past. A quick and smart racer, De Silvestro was literally tested by fire, the dangerous outcome of flirting with the limit at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  She’s … Continue reading

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IndyCar: Sonoma Test Gallery – homecomings and class reunions

This week’s IndyCar test at Sonoma was a reunion for teams, drivers, and members of the media who last gathered at the end of the 2012 season.  The test is open to the public, creating a low-key, informal atmosphere for … Continue reading

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